It is happening again. Twenty-five years later, David Lynch’s groundbreaking series Twin Peaks continues. The limited event series airs Sundays at 9pm ET/PT, only on SHOWTIME. To celebrate, we’re sharing our favorite moments from Twin Peaks; breaking down the show’s cultural impact, from TV to fan art; and building an IRL Tribute to Twin Peaks in Brooklyn (RSVP now!). Tune in to see how the mystery evolves; stay for the damn good coffee.
Twin Peaks, which aired from 1990-1991, undoubtedly paved the way for tons of “prestige television” programs we love today. Below, we take a look at a few series that have David Lynch’s fingerprints all over them. If you like these, you’ll love Twin Peaks.
Small town? Check. Mysterious disappearance? Check. Supernatural forces? Check. Like Twin Peaks, Stranger Things sets the action in a community at the edge of the woods, wherein a portal to another dimension lies.